Thomas H. Bergh - Varnum LLP

Thomas H. Bergh

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Phone: 248-567-7421

Tom has over 30 years of experience in helping clients efficiently and effectively define their estate planning goals and to arrange their affairs accordingly. His expertise includes facilitating the direction of a client-centered and directed strategy and then drafting clear and understandable legal documents to implement it, thereby protecting client wealth, closely-held businesses, and families from taxes, post-mortem chaos and expense, and unnecessary complexity. He has expertise and experience in dealing with the IRS in administrative hearings and litigation, developing creative tailored solutions for business succession planning, charitable trusts and private foundations, and IRA distribution planning.
 
Tom is a frequent speaker and author on estate planning, employee benefits, charitable planning, and is the past chair of the Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit.

University of MichiganBS 1976Wayne State UniversityJ.D. 1980Wayne State UniversityLL.M 1985
Oakland County Bar Association State Bar of Michigan American Bar Association The Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit Thomas Cooley Law School at the Oakland University Campus

Office Location

39500 High Pointe Boulevard, Suite 350
Novi, MI 48375
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Trusts and Estates of the Detroit Metro Area
Thomas H. Bergh has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Trusts and Estates (Estate Planning)

Other Information

Gender: Male